Due Diligence Playbook – IT & Technology

  • Description

      Assess the stability and validity of a target's technology capabilities

      A comprehensive playbook to guide an organization though a detailed IT due diligence exercise and gain a thorough understanding of the Target's technology IT/environment.

      • Assess the reliability and scope and opportunities arising from a target’s IT applications, processes, infrastructure and teams, and how well they meet current and future business requirements.
      • Assists in the assessment and quantification of IT synergies to develop robust synergy cases.
      • Identify the intended benefits, identify risks, barriers and enablers – including dependency on IT and stand-alone IT separation considerations.
      • Helps in securing value and managing risk post-completion.

      Covers the following sections:

      • Initial discovery
      • Operating budget and income statement analysis guidance
      • Intellectual property (IP)
      • Software review
      • Hardware review
      • Network and server review
      • Storage
      • Staffing
      • Projects – existing and planned
      • Automation
      • Software license agreements
      • Maintenance and support agreements
      • Capital budget analysis
      • IT operating budget analysis
      • Use of external consultants
      • Transition costs
      • Risk assessment framework
      • Integration considerations
      • Integration considerations
      • Disaster recovery
      • Framework to review social media

        *Note: The Due Diligence Playbook for IT and Technology is available to Midaxo customers at an additional cost. This playbook is also included in the Comprehensive Acquisition and Due Diligence Playbook.

        Request More Information